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KEY STATISTICS: Switzerland v Cameroon – SABC News


Switzerland will play Cameroon at the World Cup in Doha on Thursday

When: Thursday, November 24, starting at 12:00 p.m

Where: Al Janub Stadium, Al Wakrah, Qatar

Capacity: 40,000


Switzerland 8/11

Cameroon 17/4

Draw 12/5

Key statistics:

* Both sides have played in 19 World Cup finals, with Switzerland making their debut in the 1934 tournament in Italy and Cameroon in 1982 in Spain.

* The highlight for both teams was reaching the quarter-finals, which Switzerland reached in 1934, 1938 and 1958, while Cameroon’s best result was in 1990.

* Cameroon come into the game with one win, one draw and three defeats in their last five games, while Switzerland have won three and lost two.

* Cameroon’s last win in a World Cup group game came against Qatar’s neighbors Saudi Arabia, who they beat 1-0 on June 6, 2002 in Saitama, Japan. They lost all their group games in the 2010 and 2014 tournaments.

* Switzerland have advanced from the group stage in three of the last four tournaments (2006, 2014 and 2018), missing out in 2010.

Previous meetings:

This is the first meeting of the parties.

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